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abandoned

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1 left unoccupied or unused
  • she consciously avoided walking past the abandoned house, with its broken windows and sagging porch
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2 showing no signs of being under control
  • wild, abandoned dancing that shocked the staid chaperones at the debutante ball
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abandoned

verb , past tense of abandon

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1 to give (oneself) over to something especially unrestrainedly
  • more than ready to abandon himself to a life of complete idleness for the duration of his vacation
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2 to cause to remain behind
  • abandoned the group that he had been hiking with and struck out on his own
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3 to put an end to (something planned or previously agreed to)
  • the bad weather forced NASA to abandon the launch
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4 to stop doing (something) permanently
  • marriage customs that were abandoned decades ago
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